awx.awx.application – create, update, or destroy Automation Platform Controller applications

Note

This plugin is part of the awx.awx collection (version 19.4.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install awx.awx.

To use it in a playbook, specify: awx.awx.application.

Synopsis

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
authorization_grant_type
string
    Choices:
  • password
  • authorization-code
The grant type the user must use for acquire tokens for this application.
client_type
string
    Choices:
  • public
  • confidential
Set to public or confidential depending on how secure the client device is.
controller_config_file
path
Path to the controller config file.
If provided, the other locations for config files will not be considered.

aliases: tower_config_file
controller_host
string
URL to your Automation Platform Controller instance.
If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_HOST and then config files
If value not specified by any means, the value of 127.0.0.1 will be used

aliases: tower_host
controller_oauthtoken
raw
added in 3.7.0 of awx.awx
The OAuth token to use.
This value can be in one of two formats.
A string which is the token itself. (i.e. bqV5txm97wqJqtkxlMkhQz0pKhRMMX)
A dictionary structure as returned by the token module.
If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_OAUTH_TOKEN and then config files

aliases: tower_oauthtoken
controller_password
string
Password for your controller instance.
If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_PASSWORD and then config files

aliases: tower_password
controller_username
string
Username for your controller instance.
If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_USERNAME and then config files

aliases: tower_username
description
string
Description of the application.
name
string / required
Name of the application.
organization
string / required
Name of organization for application.
redirect_uris
list / elements=string
Allowed urls list, space separated. Required when authorization-grant-type=authorization-code
skip_authorization
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Set True to skip authorization step for completely trusted applications.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Desired state of the resource.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Whether to allow insecure connections to AWX.
If no, SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only be used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
If value not set, will try environment variable CONTROLLER_VERIFY_SSL and then config files

aliases: tower_verify_ssl

Notes

Note

  • If no config_file is provided we will attempt to use the tower-cli library defaults to find your host information.

  • config_file should be in the following format host=hostname username=username password=password

Examples

- name: Add Foo application
  application:
    name: "Foo"
    description: "Foo bar application"
    organization: "test"
    state: present
    authorization_grant_type: password
    client-type: public

- name: Add Foo application
  application:
    name: "Foo"
    description: "Foo bar application"
    organization: "test"
    state: present
    authorization_grant_type: authorization-code
    client-type: confidential
    redirect_uris:
      - http://tower.com/api/v2/

Authors

  • Geoffrey Bacheot (@jffz)